The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Security Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Operations Analyst
Rank 814 886 933
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 82 59 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.058% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.060% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 71 50 34
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-18.94% +5.55%
Security Operations Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88528 98769 106171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75351 82409 87367
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Security Operations Analyst in the job title.

Security Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Security Operations Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +60 45 £60,000 -7.69% 5
West Midlands -5 13 £35,000 -30.00% 3
East of England +40 9 £55,000 +15.78%
South East +23 6 £43,250 -8.94%
South West +20 6 £38,500 -27.69%
Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 - 1
Security Operations Analyst
UK

Security Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Security Operations Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Security Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 100 (87.72%) Security Operations
2 66 (57.89%) CISSP
3 56 (49.12%) Information Security
4 54 (47.37%) SIEM
5 51 (44.74%) Firewall
6 35 (30.70%) CEH
7 32 (28.07%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (28.07%) Unix
7 32 (28.07%) Network Security
8 27 (23.68%) SANS
8 27 (23.68%) CCNP
8 27 (23.68%) CCNA
8 27 (23.68%) CISM
9 25 (21.93%) Cybersecurity
10 24 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 24 (21.05%) Wireshark
10 24 (21.05%) ITIL
11 22 (19.30%) Windows
11 22 (19.30%) Management Information System
11 22 (19.30%) Vulnerability Management
11 22 (19.30%) Security Operations Centre
12 21 (18.42%) Degree
12 21 (18.42%) Python
13 20 (17.54%) Linux
13 20 (17.54%) HP
13 20 (17.54%) Finance
14 18 (15.79%) ArcSight
14 18 (15.79%) Incident Management
14 18 (15.79%) Cisco
14 18 (15.79%) TCP/IP

Security Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 6 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 51 (44.74%) Firewall
2 32 (28.07%) Network Security
3 24 (21.05%) Wireshark
4 18 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 10 (8.77%) HTTP
5 10 (8.77%) tcpdump
6 9 (7.89%) DNS
6 9 (7.89%) SMTP
7 8 (7.02%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (7.02%) SSL
7 8 (7.02%) VPN
8 7 (6.14%) Internet
8 7 (6.14%) LAN
8 7 (6.14%) VLAN
8 7 (6.14%) WAN
9 6 (5.26%) MPLS
9 6 (5.26%) WLAN
10 4 (3.51%) SAN
11 2 (1.75%) FTP
12 1 (0.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.39%) Big Data
2 2 (1.75%) DB2
2 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Metasploit
General
1 20 (17.54%) Finance
2 9 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.14%) Banking
4 6 (5.26%) Electronics
4 6 (5.26%) Law
4 6 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.26%) Marketing
5 4 (3.51%) Music Industry
6 3 (2.63%) Back Office
6 3 (2.63%) Games
6 3 (2.63%) Online Betting
7 2 (1.75%) Retail
8 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.30%) Management Information System
1 22 (19.30%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.26%) Online Banking
3 6 (5.26%) RSA SecurID
4 5 (4.39%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.39%) Shadow IT
5 4 (3.51%) Smart Meter
5 4 (3.51%) Social Network
6 3 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.75%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.88%) Derivative
8 1 (0.88%) Equities
8 1 (0.88%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.07%) Unix
2 22 (19.30%) Windows
3 20 (17.54%) Linux
4 6 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.39%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.88%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (87.72%) Security Operations
2 56 (49.12%) Information Security
3 54 (47.37%) SIEM
4 25 (21.93%) Cybersecurity
5 24 (21.05%) ITIL
6 22 (19.30%) Vulnerability Management
7 18 (15.79%) Incident Management
8 16 (14.04%) Penetration Testing
8 16 (14.04%) Security Architecture
9 15 (13.16%) Risk Management
10 14 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (12.28%) Risk Assessment
11 12 (10.53%) Security Management
12 10 (8.77%) Malware Analysis
12 10 (8.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 9 (7.89%) Digital Forensics
14 8 (7.02%) BCP
14 8 (7.02%) TOGAF
14 8 (7.02%) Workflow
15 7 (6.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.42%) Python
2 15 (13.16%) C
3 14 (12.28%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.63%) SQL
6 2 (1.75%) C++
6 2 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 66 (57.89%) CISSP
2 35 (30.70%) CEH
3 32 (28.07%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (23.68%) CCNA
4 27 (23.68%) CCNP
4 27 (23.68%) CISM
4 27 (23.68%) SANS
5 21 (18.42%) Degree
6 17 (14.91%) MCSE
6 17 (14.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (13.16%) SSCP
8 14 (12.28%) CompTIA Security+
8 14 (12.28%) GCIH
8 14 (12.28%) Security+ Certification
9 9 (7.89%) GCIA
9 9 (7.89%) GIAC
10 7 (6.14%) CISMP
11 6 (5.26%) CCSA
11 6 (5.26%) DV Cleared
11 6 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (10.53%) COBIT
3 8 (7.02%) ISO27002
4 7 (6.14%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (11.40%) Snort
2 9 (7.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (13.16%) QRadar
2 14 (12.28%) Nessus
2 14 (12.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 20 (17.54%) HP
2 18 (15.79%) ArcSight
2 18 (15.79%) Cisco
3 16 (14.04%) Symantec
4 15 (13.16%) IBM
4 15 (13.16%) Splunk
5 14 (12.28%) Red Hat
5 14 (12.28%) SolarWinds
6 10 (8.77%) CheckPoint
7 8 (7.02%) LogRhythm
8 6 (5.26%) EMC
8 6 (5.26%) Juniper
8 6 (5.26%) ProCurve
8 6 (5.26%) Riverbed
8 6 (5.26%) SAP
8 6 (5.26%) SevOne
8 6 (5.26%) VMware
9 3 (2.63%) Qualys
10 1 (0.88%) Sourcefire
10 1 (0.88%) Tripwire
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Julie
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £350 to £46,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Boden
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 14 days ago